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2003 Winners Catch and Release Category

NYS Angler Achievement Awards Program

Species Length
inches
Angler Lure Water Date
Atlantic Salmon 26 Matthew Chapple Wet Fly Fall Creek, Tompkins Co. October 20, 2003
Brown Trout- Great Lakes 36 Chuck Booker Egg Sack Eighteenmile Creek, Niagara Co. October 14, 2003
Brown Trout- Great Lakes 33 Frank Sellerberg Arrowhead Nymph Salmon River, Oswego Co. March 8, 2003
Brown Trout- Great Lakes 33 Chuck Booker Egg Sack Eighteenile Creek, Niagara Co. October 14, 2003
Brown Trout- Great Lakes 32.5 Barry S. Schultz Tube Jig Niagara River, Niagara Co. February 22, 2003
Brown Trout- Inland Lakes 24.5 Richard Neiss Shiner Croton Falls Reservoir, Putnam Co.. November 16, 2003
Brown Trout- Inland Streams 20 John M. Sharkey Sulfur Emerger West Branch Delaware River, Delaware Co. June 7, 2003
Chain Pickerel 26 Stephen Billman Live Minnow Canadice Lake, Ontario Co. February 1, 2003
Chain Pickerel 26 Joshua Gillis Castmaster Canadarago Lake, Otsego Co. June 17, 2003
Chinook Salmon 43 Chuck Booker Egg Sack Eighteenmile Creek, Niagara Co. October 15, 2003
Chinook Salmon 41 John Lints Red Salmon Egg Salmon River, Oswego Co. October 2, 2003
Chinook Salmon 40 William Mierke Cut Bait Lake Ontario, Niagara Co. September 6, 2003
Coho Salmon 33 Chuck Booker Egg Sack Eighteenmile Creek, Niagara Co. November 24, 2003
Common Carp 37.5 Dave McKane Night Crawler Seneca River, Cayuga Co. September 18, 2003
Common Carp 36.5 Ken C. Wasnorowicz Fruit Boilie Orange Lake, Orange Co. July 2, 2003
Common Carp 36 Dave McKane Worm Seneca River, Cayuga Co. April 8, 2003
Lake Trout 35 Barry S. Schultz Hair Jig Niagara River, Niagara Co. February 1, 2003
Lake Trout 35 Nick Mierke Stinger Spoon Lake Ontario, Niagara Co. September 7, 2003
Lake Trout 34 Barry S. Schultz Hair Jig Niagara River, Niagara Co. February 1, 2003
Largemouth Bass 24.5 Edward D. Potts Shallow Raider Findley Lake, Chautauqua Co. July 30, 2003
Largemouth Bass 23 Jim Knight Spinner Bait Red House Lake, Cattaraugus Co. July 15, 2003
Largemouth Bass 23 Chris C. Hunt Jitter Bug Keuka Lake, Yates Co. August 22, 2003
Largemouth Bass 23 Bernie Lindo "Jig-n-Pig" Lake George, Warren Co. October 20, 2003
Largemouth Bass 23 Richard Neiss Spinner Bait New Croton Reservoir, Westchester Co. November 23, 2003
Largemouth Bass 22 Brian James Jig Worm Keuka Lake, Yates Co. August 3, 2003
Largemouth Bass 22 Richard Neiss Spinner Bait New Croton Reservoir, Westchester Co. November 6, 2003
Muskellunge 53 Bob Harvey Jointed "Swim Wiz" St. Lawrence River, St. Lawrence Co. October 3, 2003
Muskellunge 49.5 Gregory Page Rapala St. Regis River, St. Lawrence Co. June 27, 2003
Muskellunge 48 Jeff Walker Live Sucker Niagara River, Erie Co. November 8, 2003
Northern Pike 41 Michael J. Rushlow Rapala Cranberry Pond, Monroe Co. July 3, 2003
Northern Pike 41 John Lints Spinner Bait Black River, Lewis Co. August 1, 2003
Northern Pike 40.5 Dave McKane Minnow Seneca River, Cayuga Co. May 17, 2003
Northern Pike 40.5 Henry Sorenson Spinner Bait Mohawk River, Oneida Co. October 1, 2003
Northern Pike 38.5 Eric S. Linke Minnow Conesus Lake, Livingston Co. August 26,2003
Rainbow Trout- Great Lakes 38.25 Chuck Booker Egg Sack Twelvemile Creek, Niagara Co. April 22, 2003
Rainbow Trout- Great Lakes 37.5 Michael P. Herman Artificial Fly Salmon River, Allegany Co. November 14, 2003
Rainbow Trout- Great Lakes 34.5 Barry S. Schultz Spawn Sack Niagara River, Niagara Co. February 8, 2003
Rainbow Trout- Inland Lakes 32 Robert Vail Little Cleo Quaker Lake, Cattaraugus Co. April 14, 2003
Smallmouth Bass 22.5 Roger L. Stearns Live Perch Chautauqua Lake, Chautauqua Co. October 27, 2003
Smallmouth Bass 22 Art Panfil Rapala Lake Erie, Chautauqua Co. May 10, 2003
Smallmouth Bass 22 David Cataudella Spinner Bait Delta Lake, Oneida Co. July 1, 2003
Smallmouth Bass 22 Virginia S. Martin Kinami Flash Chautauqua Lake, Chautauqua Co. August 20, 2003
Smallmouth Bass 21.5 Roger L. Stearns Live Perch Chautauqua Lake, Chautauqua Co. October 27, 2003
Striped Bass 38 Steven Lyons Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. May 18, 2003
Striped Bass 37 Paul Feeney Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. April 30, 2003
Striped Bass 37 Tim Buff Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. May 1, 2003
Striped Bass 37 Richard Thomas Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. May 5, 2003
Striped Bass 37 Phil Scott Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. May 7, 2003
Striped Bass 37 Andy Corona Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. May 8, 2003
Striped Bass 37 Peter Jackson Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. May 9, 2003
Striped Bass 37 Chris Prawdzik Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. May 13, 2003
Striped Bass 36 Sam Haight Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. May 6, 2003
Striped Bass 36 Matt Smith Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. May 8, 2003
Striped Bass 36 Jason Sweet Herring Hudson River, Albany Co. May 16, 2003
Tiger Muskellunge 46 Mark Burgeson Top Water Lure Conesus Lake, Livingston Co. July 13, 2003
Walleye 29.38 Edward J. Lints Jig and Worm Oneida Lake, Oneida Co. October 18, 2003
Walleye 28.5 David J. Nugent Jig and Minnow Chenango River, Broome Co. October 24, 2003
Walleye 28 Darlene Bondick Rebel Crawfish Mohawk River, Saratoga Co. Tube Jig
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